Stephen Gordon

Stephen Gordon

Senior Managing Director & General Counsel

Mr. Gordon joined the firm in 2005 and serves on the firm’s Executive, Management & Investment Committees.  Mr. Gordon also serves on the Executive Committees of several of the firm's student housing, senior housing, medical office, self storage and boat storage real estate joint ventures.

During his tenure with the firm, Mr. Gordon has overseen the structuring and formation of each of Harrison Street's six closed end real estate funds representing approximately $3.0 billion in capital commitments, the launch of Harrison Street Core Property Fund, L.P., as well as over 30 joint-ventures with real estate operating partners around the U.S. Prior to joining the firm he was a partner of DLA Piper US LLP, recently ranked as the largest law firm in the world.

Mr. Gordon has participated on numerous panels regarding joint venture investing in the U.S. and Europe and structural and related aspects of REITs and domestic and European real estate private equity funds. Mr. Gordon is a member of the Real Estate Roundtable and the legislative subcommittee of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts. Mr. Gordon received a BA in Accounting from Michigan State University, an MBA from Michigan State University, and a JD (with honors) from the University of Michigan.